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Karrakatta Cemetery, Nedlands

Categories: Cemeteries, Tourist Spots
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3.2/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
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  • Many famous West Australians have been laid to rest in Karrakatta Cemetery. Indeed, in WA "in Karraktta" is a synonym for "dead." Heath Ledger, who came from a well-known WA family, is interred here. ...  read more »
  • I'm now here a couple of times through jogging (don't know if that's okay, but there's usually nobody) and the Division looked at me. Not seen that as Germany, that so many different faiths on one place are assembled. Judaism, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, salvation army, Greek orthodox and yet many other faiths of which I have no idea what is exactly lie side by side here. Also interesting as the tombs differ, some very simple, some very pompous. And I have seen a few interesting birds (maybe not so interesting for an Australian, but if it lives only here a month...)!
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  • Western Australia is a hierarchical society. The creme de la creme (along with a lot of lesser lights) are laid to rest in Karrakatta. "He's in Karrakatta" is a synonym for "dead" in Perth. Ten VCs ar...  read more »
  • Piecefull and pretty, the weather was amazing and the tree's were all coloured beatifully time it right and it can be an amazing place.
  • Massive place. The children place is amazing.
  • There is a spot for Muslims
  • Great location
  • Just has no atmosphere imo
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